Paulson powers Women to pool victory

Paulson powers Women to pool victory

Complete results

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St. Thomas women's swimming and diving won seven of 16 events, including both relays, and placed first in Saturday's four-team Meet of the Saints at Anderson Pool.

The Tommies scored 857 points to top St. Olaf (737), St. Ben's (495) and St. Catherine (404).

Coming off a six-week layoff from competition, UST also had six runner-up and four third-place finishes.

Junior Emma Paulson had a hand in four victories, including four pool-record times:

Other Tommie winners were:

UST runners-up were:

  • Peichel in the 100 breaststroke (1:08.80);
  • Strauss in the 200 free (1:57.57);
  • Casey Nightingale in one-meter diving (236.30);
  • Kate Smarjesse in the 100 back (61.22);
  • Howard in the 200 back (2:10.91);
  • Kate Washenberger in the 200 IM (2:19.20).

Tommie third-place finishers were:

St. Thomas will compete Jan. 22-23 in the UW-Stevens Point Invite.